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Necessary Lies by Diane Chamberlain

This is a fabulous story set in the 1960’s in the rural South. Jane is a newlywed, fresh out of college and eager to start her first “professional” job as a social worker. 311 more words

Adult Fiction Book Review

Know your history: Coercive sterilization of Latinas at L.A. County Hospital in the 70s

I think it’s really important for doulas, and activists, and birth workers to understand the social and political context of pregnancy and birth in the US. 125 more words


Launch of Numac Validation Services web site

I am excited to announce the launch of a fresh, inviting new website I created for established company, Numac Validation Services. The client wished to maintain the company branding through the use of the colour palate. 16 more words

Web Design

Health Authority says surgery backlog is 80 per cent dealt with - Nova Scotia - CBC News

The Nova Scotia Health Authority says 80 per cent of the surgeries cancelled because of problems with sterilization equipment have been completed or re-scheduled.

A spokesman for the authority says Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre operating rooms have been running at full capacity for close to a month.

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Hospital News

Forced Sterilization, Black Widow and Disability

!Spoiler Alert! Avengers- Age of Ultron

The overwhelming outrage Marvel studios felt after the release of Avengers- Age of Ultron from feminists across North America largely focused on the demeaning nature that Black Widow was portrayed as representative of the sexist problems riddling Marvel’s comics and movies. 986 more words


West kicks off West on the Road

Episode #1: West’s Jersey Shore manufacturing facility

Welcome to the premiere of our “West On The Road” video series, which showcases West’s commitment to quality and innovation. 237 more words


The Holocaust and the Mentally Ill

A few years ago, my husband and I were visiting Washington D.C. We love to see architecture, museums, monuments, and historical sites when we visit another city, so Washington D.C. 599 more words

Mental Illness